Anita Knox Resume


  • Organized and can juggle a variety of tasks.
  • Can handle every aspect of a project as well as group collaboration.
  • Able to identify learning gaps and come up with a plan to fill them.
  • Leadership and mentoring experience.


PhD Student, University of North Texas, Learning Technologies: Current
Studied: emerging technologies, theories, research
Focus: Instructional Design, learning cognition, game-based learning

Graduate Certificate in Mind, Brain and Teaching, Johns Hopkins: Completion 2019
Studied: learning cognition, human development, and addressed educational challenges

Masters Education in Instructional Design, West Texas A&M: Graduation 2008
Studied: Distance Learning, Education and Internet Technology

Bachelor of Fine Art in Advertising Design, Texas Woman’s University, Graduation 1996
Studied: Graphic Design, Illustration, and Fine Art


Instructional Designer 2014 – Present
Qlik – Software company making Qlik Sense and other related data visualization products.

Primary Role: Learn needs of various customer industries, identify learning gaps, then design, write and produce training in the customer app to fill their needs.

Additional tasks: Develop academic curriculum, develop and manage a free learning library, various internal projects. Job demands Process improvement, and a high level of problem solving.

Adjunct Faculty, Brookhaven Community College – part of Dallas County Community College District: 2013 – 2019

Tasks: Teach advanced web design: html 5, CSS 3, JavaScript, responsive design, development process. Also do course development as needed, using Blackboard.

Adjunct Faculty, DeVry University, 2008 – 2014

Tasks: Teach various advanced design courses online. Includes supplementing course content.

Instructional Design Consultant 2008 – 2014

Tasks: Organize content, transform ILT to eLearning, module development, course development. Learn proprietary software and create eLearning to train for that software.

Companies: Girl Scouts, AT&T, Star Learning, various other projects

Awards and Honors:

Member of Kappa Delta Pi – National honor society for educators for earning a 4.0 GPA in masters work.

Skills and Qualifications:


  • Qlik Sense & QlikView
  • TechSmith: Camtasia, Snag-it,
  • Adobe: Captivate, After Effects, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Microsoft: Word, Power Point, Excel
  • Random: Audacity
  • Have worked in Articulate & Lectora in past projects


  • Blackboard, Academy, NetExam


College program and course development, corporate training, technical simulations, interactive activities, educational strategy, video development, voice over, creative concepts, interactive learning experience, problem solving


  • Continue learning and strengthen my skills.
  • Stay current on industry techniques and trends.
  • Continue research to influence and progress the use of technology in education.
  • Mentor and lead others in producing effective learning materials.
  • Advocate for instructional design processes over cutting corners.


  • Golf, Tennis, Yoga, Pilates
  • Animal lover
  • Oil painting, water color, any art “toys”
  • Avid reader
  • Gardening